Fishery meeting set today
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will meet in Port Aransas today, Thursday, May 12, to discuss annual catch limits and accountability measures.
The meeting will be at 6 p.m. at Plantation Suites and Conference Center, 1909 State Hwy. 361.
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council is one of eight regional fishery management councils established by the Magnuson- Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976. The council prepares fishery management plans designed to manage fishery resources in the Exclusive Economic Zone of the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.